Social Worker Adults – 0-25 Together Service
£25,951 - £32,486 pa + annual retention payment of £4,000
Permanent Contract – 37 hours per week
The 0-25 Together Service has been operating for around five months and it has been an exciting time as we develop this service to ensure a seamless provision for children, young people and young adults.
We currently have opportunities in our 0-25 Together Service for experienced social workers who have worked in an adult social worker role. You will be responsible for assessing and managing support to people with physical and learning disabilities, as well as citizens who have Autism and their carers. You will have recent experience of managing complex case work in the areas of safeguarding and personalisation, and you know that with this diverse client group, no two days will be the same.
You need to know that we are a service motivated by and dedicated to effective social work practice. Our core aim is to support individuals to be an influential and active member of their community and promote true citizenship. Our practitioners strive to engage people, providers and promote inclusive community options as well as self-directed purchased services. We want our Social Workers to be resilient and robust as well as imaginative and reflective.
We are seeking social workers who are passionate about improving the life chances of disabled children, young people and young adults. In return, you will join a supportive team who are forward thinking and customer focussed.
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As part of the application you will be prompted to provide a supporting statement which is your opportunity to evidence how your skills, knowledge and experience match what we are looking for based on the PERSON SPECIFICATION area of the attached Job Outline. Please confirm in your statement the team you are applying for. If you do not supply a supporting statement, your application may be rejected.
If you would like further information on this post please contact Veni Govender on 01992 556858
Closing Date: 4th June 2017
Interview Date: TBC